Daily Dive – October 21st
Our Daily Dive series is your daily rundown of what is happening around NAIA basketball. We feature game breakdowns, updates on players, coaches teams and leagues for both men’s and women’s basketball.
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– We finally get back to some game action again tonight, with a handful of games on the slate. This is a prelude into a big weekend full of good games!
Mazzio’s Classic hosted by OPSU:
- Bethany (KS) @ Oklahoma Pan Handle St 6pm CT (Watch Live)
- Randall U vs Wayland Baptist (TX) 8pm CT (Watch Live)
- North American @ Xavier (LA) 7pm CT (Watch Live)
- Jamestown (ND) @ Dickinson St. 8:30pm CT (Watch Live)
– Tonight’s games feature two of the best players in the NAIA:
- Rayshawn Mart 6’4 Super Senior from Xavier. 21.6ppg last season. 2x All-American. 2020-21 1st-Team All-American. One of BEST two way players in the NAIA.
- Mason Walters 6’9 Sophomore from Jamestown. 21.97ppg, 11.65rpg. 1st Team All-American in 2020-21. May be the best BIG man in the country.
– On the Women’s Side:
- Miami-Hamilton @ Georgetown 6:00 PM EDT (Watch Live)
- Southeastern vs Providence (Mont.) 7:00 PM EDT (Watch Live)
- Dordt @ Presentation 6:00 PM CDT (Watch Live)
- Florida National @ Ave Maria 7:30 PM EDT (Watch Live)
- Jamestown @ Dickinson State5:30 PM MDT (Watch Live)
– ICYMI: We released a few League Previews yesterday and have a lot more scheduled to release today.
– We had more league preseason coaches polls released, here is a catchup of the most recent ones:
- Sooner Athletic Conference
- Southern States Athletic Conference
- Great Plains Athletic Conference